Fall soccer sign-ups for Westfield, Ripley, Brocton and Mayville
WESTFIELD - There is still time to sign up for Fall Local Youth Soccer. Applications can be picked up and turned in at the Village of Westfield window in Eason Hall, located at 23 Elm Street. Applications can also be mailed in.
Sign-ups are for children ages 4 through 11, specifically children turning 4 by Sept. 4 and not turning 12 until Oct. 28. Games will begin Saturday, Sept. 8 and end Saturday, Oct. 27.
The fee is $20 for the first child, $15 for the second and $10 for the third with a maximum of $45 per family. Scholarships are available if needed.
For more information, telephone 326-4243 or visit www.westfieldrec.org.
HARVEST Walk/Run/Bike in Mayville
MAYVILLE - A Community HARVEST Walk/Run/Bike event will be held at the Mayville United Methodist Church on Sunday, Sept. 16. Harvest stands for "Healthy food, Active bodies, Resources for the hungry, Values for the community, Effective Changes in the welfare of neighbors, Service to others, Thank you."
This walk is to benefit the local area Mayville and Ashville food pantries. Teams are needed to walk/run/bike. As all donations are distributed locally, this is a great event for groups who want to help the needy and have a good time. Contact Stacie Klossner 753-3072 with questions or teams.
Visitors bureau annual golf tournament
CHAUTAUQUA - The Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau's 16th annual golf tournament held in honor of CCVB founding director Donald Hogan will be held on Saturday, Sept. 15 at the Chautauqua Golf Club beginning at 8 a.m., with a shotgun start.
Contestants will compete for first, second and third place prizes plus longest drive and closest to the pin awards. The cost is $80 per person and includes a buffet lunch.
Parties interested in playing in the CCVB/Hogan Memorial Golf Tournament, or in sponsoring a hole, should contact Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau at 357-4569.
Proceeds from the annual tournament benefit the Donald Hogan Tourism Scholarship program. This program awards between three to four scholarships to area seniors each year based on an essay outlining the importance and relevance of tourism in Chautauqua County. Since its inception in 2001, the program has awarded $36,000 in scholarships to 60 area students.
Donald Hogan was the director of Chautauqua County Vacationlands Association, forerunner of Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau, until 1989.
The Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau, a not-for-profit agency, is the official tourism promotion agency for Chautauqua County and New York State's Chautauqua-Allegheny Region including Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegany Counties.